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The '''''''''' ('''BnF'''; ) is the National library|National Library of France, located in Paris. It is intended to be the repository of all that is published in France. The current president of the library is Laurence Engel.
Library name''{{Lang|fr|Bibliothèque nationale de France}}''
Name enNational Library of France
Library logoBibliothèque nationale de France (logo).svg
LocationParis, France
Established{{start date and age|1461}}Jack A. Clarke. "French Libraries in Transition, 1789–95." The Library Quarterly, Vol. 37, No. 4 (Oct., 1967)
Collection size40M items
14M books and publications{{cite web | title = La BnF en chiffres | url =}}
Pop served| items_collected = books, Academic journal|journals, newspapers, magazines, sound recording|sound and music recordings, patents, databases, maps, Postage stamp|stamps, Printmaking|prints, drawings and manuscripts
Req to accessOpen to anyone with a need to use the collections and services
Budget{{€|254}} million
DirectorLaurence Engel
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